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Two newcomers filed applications Thursday to run in the Aug. 25 Kagawa gubernatorial election against incumbent Takeki Manabe.

Manabe, 62, is considered an overwhelming favorite to win a second four-year term because he is supported by the Liberal Democratic Party, the Democratic Party of Japan, New Komeito and the New Conservative Party.

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